February 2, 2009 - Cabinet - Issue 32 available now
February 2, 2009

Issue 32 available now

Issue 32, with a special section on “Fire,” available now

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Hot off the press, featuring:

- D. Graham Burnett on burning as a technology of truth
- Thomas A. P. Van Leeuwen on the history of the fire escape
- Christopher Turner on George Lawrence’s aerial photographs of fire-ravaged San Francisco
- Janet Connelly on fire marks
- Jeffrey Kastner discussing fire in America with environmental historian Stephen J. Pyne
- Simon Werrett on physiology and fireworks
- Julia Wolcott on Buckminster Fuller’s combustible biosphere
- An artist project by Superflex

And blazing further new trails with:

- Ben Kafka on the dining habits of the Committee of Public Safety
- Joshua Foer on falling from great heights
- Adam Jasper and Nadia Wagner on the radical subjectivity of olfactory perception
- Aaron Schuster on levitation
- George Pendle on writers sitting, standing, and occasionally lying down
- John Calame on the International Date Line

- A special section on the spirit of plaice, with contributions by Tim Davis, Nesta Mayo, Sanelma Nicht, Therese Robert, Russ Symons, Allen S. Weiss, and Dan Woerner

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Cabinet is published by Immaterial Incorporated, a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization. Cabinet receives generous support from the Orphiflamme Foundation, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the Starry Night Fund of the Tides Foundation, the Flora Family Foundation, the New York State Council on the Arts, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the Peter Norton Family Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Katchadourian Foundation, the Danielson Foundation, the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, and Epson America, Inc.

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